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Medicine (Advanced) (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

18 months
52500 AUD/year
33000 AUD/year
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Medicine (Advanced) (General Practice and Primary Health Care) from University of Sydney  is designed for registered nurses. Following completion of the requirements for the Master's students complete a supervised research project. 


Medicine (Advanced) (General Practice and Primary Health Care) from University of Sydney provides a wide range of relevant study areas, some specific to general practice and primary health care and others aimed at extending knowledge and skills, such as dermatology, diabetes and obesity, clinical teaching, mental health, public health and ethics.


Outstanding graduates may be eligible to pursue a higher degree by research in the courses of Doctor of Philosophy or Master of Philosophy. A research degree provides students with the opportunity to prepare a substantial piece of work which represents a significant contribution in a particular field of study; and to gain transferable skills in general research methodology. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Health 
  • Adolescent Sexual Health 
  • Clinical Ethics 
  • Contraception and Preconception Care 
  • Counselling for Health Professionals 
  • Diabetes Management 
  • Expanding Primary Health Care Practice 
  • Genomics in Clinical Practice 
  • Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Not available to student visa holders or to international students to study offshore. International students in Australia on other visas with study rights may apply.
  • completion of the requirements for the Master of Science in Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care)
  • an average mark of at least 75% in 24 credit points of compulsory and/or stream units of study
  • any other requirements as stated by the faculty at the time of application.
  • English language results
  • Academic transcripts

CRICOS Number: 00026A

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52500 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33000 AUD per year during 18 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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